Subsea Commercial Services Ltd.

Marine Telemetry & Tracking Solutions

There are no second chances. Project data and research involves detailed planning, preparation, and financial commitment. Using the best equipment to enhance and secure the assets you have in the field is essential.

SCS understands that data loss is not an option.

 

Location, Recovery & Command – Beacons & Flashers
Apollo

Subsurface Iridium/LED mooring location beacon. 7 D-Cell Alkaline (included), Titanium enclosure with 11,000m depth rating.

The Apollo is an independently powered, self-contained mooring beacon with the power of an ultra-bright LED flasher combined with satellite communications. Deployment time up to 547 days below the surface, 65 days transmission time at the surface.

Apollo-3

Subsurface Iridium/LED mooring location beacon. 3 D-Cell lithium batteries (not included). Titanium enclosure with 11,000m depth rating.

Apollo-3 offers a shorter, lighter package compared to the Apollo for easier mounting in confirmed locations.

Apollo Mono

Subsurface Iridium/LED mooring location beacon. 1 D-Cell lithium battery (not included) for shorter deployments. Titanium enclosure with 6,000m depth rating.

MONO is a miniature, low voltage version of the Apollo.

Apollo-RH

Subsurface Iridium/LED mooring location beacon. Remote head with titanium enclosure. Depth rating 7500m. Cables and battery options sold separately. 4-pin Subconn connector.

Flexible mounting option with separate battery housing.

Apollo-Hades

GPS logger (no Iridium) with LED flasher provides continuous updates to any connected devices. GPS updates include both NMEA sentences and connection to GPS circuit’s PPS pin. 8-pin Subconn connector. 7500m and 11,000 Titanium options.

The Hades is designed to provide position via GNSS to an AUV and surface visibility via the LED flasher.

Apollo Relay Wave Height Sensors

Subsurface Iridium/LED mooring location beacon with RS232 data replay which allows relay of bi-directional serial data via Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD). Can receive commands via SBD and relay to a vehicle or platform. 7,500m depth rating.

Cables and battery packs sold separately.

Rover

Bi-directional Iridium Satellite location beacon for surface deployments. Lasts for ~ 2,000 transmissions, 10m rated.

Track buoys or ASVs via independent dual GPS and Iridium antennas. In the event the mounting surface is flipped over, Rover will continue to record its position and transmit it back to base. Deployment time up to 1096 days at the surface.

XMI-2.0

Subsurface Iridium location beacon (no LED). Titanium enclosure. Submersible to 11,000m. (Must specify alkaline or lithium)

Continuously monitors for un-planned or accidental release of subsurface instrument moorings. Uses bi-directional, global, real time Iridium Satellite SBD network in combination with GPS position location. Deployment time up to 547 days below the surface, 30 days transmission time at the surface.

XMI-RH

Subsurface Iridium location beacon (no LED). Remote head with Titanium enclosure. Depth rating 7500m. Cables and battery options sold separately. 

 

Hermes
Handheld Iridium Xeos beacon position message receiver. Hermes charging/NMEA cable and USB adapter included.
XMB-11K

Subsurface VHF location beacon. Titanium enclosure. Submersible to 11,000m. (Must specify alkaline or lithium)

The XMB-11K is a self-contained, independently powered location and recovery beacon with up to 2 years deployment time.

XMB-RH
Subsurface VHF location beacon. Remote head with Titanium enclosure. Depth rating 7500m. Cables and battery options sold separately.
Xeos DF Receiver
The DirectionFinder combines an R-1000 Telemetry receiver and a directional Yagi antenna into a single handheld unit for locating VHF emitting beacons, such the XMB units.
XMF-11K

Subsurface Ultra-bright LED Flasher. Titanium enclosure. Submersible to 11,000m. LED available in multiple colour options. (Must specify alkaline or lithium)

Provides unparalleled visibility in the worst conditions. Variety of activation modes include magnetic switch, light sensor, tilt and the solid state ‘activate at’ surface sensor which is a significant improvement over unreliable mechanical activation methods.

XMF-RH

Subsurface Ultra-bright LED Flasher. Remote head version of XMF-11K with Titanium enclosure. Depth rating 7500m. LED available in multiple colour options. Cables and battery options sold separately.

Variety of activation modes include magnetic switch, light sensor, tilt and the solid state ‘activate at’ surface sensor.

XMF-Mini

Subsurface Ultra-bright Mini LED flasher with pop-off magnetic switch for easy deployment. Depth rated to 1000 m. LED available in multiple colour options

Variety of activation modes include light sensor, tilt and the solid state ‘activate at’ surface sensor. Uses different magnetic reed switch from other models. Removable external magnet strap turns the device ON, attaching the strap turns power OFF.

XMF-Flare

Subsurface Ultra-bright Mini LED flasher. XMF-Flare is a version of the XMF with a relay switch for detecting ‘power loss’ from a vehicle or mooring, activating the LED while submerged. Short tube rated to 1000m. Long tube rated to 7500m. 4-pin connector.

Cable sold separately.

XMA-11K

Argos Doppler location beacon. Titanium enclosure. Submersible to 11,000m. (Must specify alkaline or lithium)
instantly and accurately locating and recovering high value, free drifting assets at sea

The XMA-11K is a self-contained, independently powered location and recovery beacon with up to 2 years deployment time.

XMA-RH

Argos Doppler location beacon. Remote head with Titanium enclosure. Depth rating 7500m. Cables and battery options sold separately.

Surface Trackers
OSKER

Oil Spill Kit Emergency Response. Provides real time tracking over an area of the water’s surface, mapping ocean currents, oil spills, and other phenomena. OSKER is a single use air-deployed Iridium surface tracker, with antennas and integrated power.

ROBY Iridium Data Relays

Re-usable bi-directional Iridium surface location beacon with antennas and user replaceable batteries. Provides real time tracking over an area of the water’s surface, mapping ocean currents, oil spills, and other phenomena. With floatation collar for surface deployments up to 18 months.

Iridium Data Relays
Nemo-S

Bi-directional Marine Data Relay for ocean surface platforms, vessels and ASVs – Serial Data over Iridium via SBD. Also acts as recovery beacon by transmitting GPS location via Iridium, as well as status of health messages to user. Pole-mountable. Chogori 6-pin weatherproof connector / Subconn 6-pin connector.

Nemo-V

Subsurface Serial Data Relay, Titanium enclosure with 7,500m depth rating. Relays bi-directional serial data via Iridium SBD. Receives vehicle and platform commands via SBD. Also acts as recovery beacon by transmitting GPS location via Iridium Cables and battery packs sold separately.

Apollo Relay

Subsurface Iridium/LED mooring location beacon with RS232 data replay which allows relay of bi-directional serial data via Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD). Can receive commands via SBD and relay to a vehicle or platform. 7,500m depth rating.

Cables and battery packs sold separately.

Wave Height Sensors
Brizo-X

Wave motion sensor using GPS and GLONASS L1&L2 signals designed to store data internally or interface with an external data logger. GNSS antenna mounted internally, no calibration required. Wave parameters include Significant Wave Height, Max Wave Height, Dominant Wave Period, Dominant Wave Direction, Mean Spread. Cables sold separately.

Brizo-X with Iridium

Wave motion sensor using GPS and GLONASS L1&L2 signals designed to transmit data over Iridium. GNSS antenna and Iridium antenna mounted internally, no calibration required. Wave parameters include Significant Wave Height, Max Wave Height, Dominant Wave Period, Dominant Wave Direction, Mean Spread. Cables sold separately.

Brizo-DL

Wave motion sensor using GPS and GLONASS L1&L2 signals designed to store data internally or interface with an external data logger. GNSS antenna mounted internally, no calibration required. Wave parameters include Significant Wave Height, Max Wave Height, Dominant Wave Period, Dominant Wave Direction, Mean Spread. Cables and antennas sold separately.

Brizo-I

Brizo with Iridium communications, antennas and cables sold separately.

Brizo-R

Brizo with 900MHz radio communications, antennas and cables sold separately.

Brizo-C
Brizo with cellular communication, antennas and cables sold separately.